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CNBC
Nov 28, 2012 4:00pm EST
the nation as the jackpot hits $550 million. nbc's jay gray is in dallas where the tickets are being at a fast and furious pace. jay? >> reporter: yeah, we're at fuel city where they sell a ton of gas. they have great tacos here. they sell a lot of other things too. as you can see the big ticket item today obviously has been those tickets. first you have the group that came in before work this morning, then the lunchtime crowd came in, now we're getting a bit of lull before the end of work group makes their way through to buy tickets. and we expect this place to be jam packed like it has been throughout the day today. they are selling at a fast pace, not only here in dallas, but across the country, a lot of work going on, and right now the "associated press" just reporting the rate of sales is 130,000 tickets every minute right now. they've already sold more than $1 billion worth of tickets. you know, that $1 out of every $2 that is spent on a ticket goes to the state selling that ticket. a lot of states obviously use that to fund programs including education here in texas and some o
CNBC
Nov 5, 2012 6:00am EST
-dollar, 1.2796. shedding 0.1%. and this along with the other dallas crosses will be one to watch in the next about 48 hours and hopefully not too much longer than that. >> we are hoping we know in 48 hours exactly who the president is. cross our fingers on that. when we come back, as the northeast begins to recover from super storm sandy, the hardest hit regions are bracing for a possible nor'easter. this is the next phase. plus the final dash to election day. john harwood joins us with the latest poll findings. the new electoral map when "squawk box" returns. >>> let's take a quick look at us equity futures. just 24 hours before the big election. dow off 22, nasdaq, as well. bowieing and kuwaiti leasing company finalizing an order for max 8s, valued at $2 billion current list prices. the deal first announced in july. >> and now to the forecast and the likely hood of a nor'easter actually hitting the new york area later this week. danielle banks jonan joining us. there are a lot of questions in terms of the winds and the shore areas. what can you you tell us at this point? >> absolutely. we
CNBC
Nov 16, 2012 9:00am EST
of walmart for three years. where are you joining us from? >> i'm joining you from dallas, texas. >> are you working today? >> i was actually scheduled to work today, but i called off the job today. i'm officially on strike. >> why are you on strike? >> well, i'm on strike because of walmart's continuous retaliation against those of house choose to speak out against all of the injustices we have inside of our job and me and quite a few other associates have been taking actions last month building up to black friday. >> and why the move now? what is happening internalaly a far as you are concerned? >> we've done everything within our power to sit down and talk with corporate executives of walmart. we tried to talk to our managers and address these issues as far as treatment of associates who choose to speak out, the retaliation and they seem like they just don't want to listen to us and address these issues so we just feel like now is a time for all of us to stand up and to speak out and let everyone know that the things that go on inside of walmart are sometimes treacherous and we're struggl
CNBC
Nov 23, 2012 9:00am EST
to across to consumers. >> we started in dallas in 1978, so for 35 years. so we have just an increasingly strong following every year for that, and i think the stocking stuffers and gift wrap create the traffic. wheel they're there, even though consumers are so busy, they hopefully can't resist organizing their pantry or closet or other delightful gifts. >> kip, we look forward to sealing what you have these days. the ceo of the container store. i don't know if you go to buy any gifts for your loved ones. >> i don't have the shoes collection you do, so everything is organized. i'm highly organized guy, anyway, by i hope you get your dream closet. >> everybody wants that. >> i'm your fan, your fan, singular. coming up, some inspiration from the street. ♪ oh, look. cute. oh, look. cute. [ male announcer ] 'tis the season to discover the kid in all of us. enjoy free shipping and great values on your holiday shopping from l.l. bean. or that printing in color had to cost a fortune. nobody said an all-in-one had to be bulky. or that you had to print from your desk. at least, nobody said it to
CNBC
Nov 28, 2012 9:00am EST
at the dallas fed saying we ought to put a clear cap on it. it might be a little more interesting reading than we normally have the beige book. that got comments this morning. a lot of talk about costco and now joining the special dividend club. there are lists of cash rich stable companies that may be able to join this special dividend club. here's a couple i've seen bandied about this morning. william sonoma for one. home depot another one i heard bandied around. office max another one and even p petsmart i heard bandied around as special dividend candidate. about the knight capital deal and getco offer of 3.50. they asked if knight could survive as stand alone company at this point. it's not clear. the board as changed. there are new people on the board that represent various interests. there are people on the board that are maybe likely motivated to sell. who knows. former managing director of general atlantic is on the board. it's complicated. i've asked if other bidders might emerge out there. think about this. only two bidders mentioned are not publicly traded. i don't think that's an a
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